Rude-CSMA: A Multihop Channel Access Protocol


In this paper, we define a two-parameter family of protocols designed for multihop packet radio networks. We call these protocols rude-CSMA because under certain circumstances, maximum throughput is obtained when nodes, even after sensing a busy channel, transmit packets anyway with a nonzero rate. The performance of these protocols is analyzed for various special and random topologies.

DOI: 10.1109/TCOM.1985.1096381

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@article{Nelson1985RudeCSMAAM, title={Rude-CSMA: A Multihop Channel Access Protocol}, author={Randolph Nelson and Leonard Kleinrock}, journal={IEEE Trans. Communications}, year={1985}, volume={33}, pages={785-791} }